Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : kon2 (MDKSA-2000:028)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

There is a vulnerable suid program called fld. This program accepts
option input from a text file and it is possible to input arbitrary
code into the stack, thus spawning a root shell.

Solution :

Update the affected kon2 package.

Risk factor :


Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 61825 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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